WIRED HEALTH:
APRIL 29, 2016

AGENDA

Download the agenda here (PDF)

VENUE

30 Euston Square
London NW1 2FB

“Thanks so much for inviting me to speak at WIRED Health. I thought it was superbly organised and the content was fascinating. I look forward to next year!”

Billy Boyle (Main Stage speaker)
Cofounder, Owlstone Nanotech

“I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for including me in WIRED Health’s startup program. It was a fantastic experience to meet so many wonderful people and learn about the game changing innovations on the horizon. It was lovely to spend with dynamic colleagues.”
Keira Barr (Startup Stage speaker)
CEO & founder, A.R.O., Inc.

“Thanks again for the fantastic WIRED Health conference last week. It was a pleasure and honour to speak on the day, and we made some excellent connections. The mix of people was superb!”
Bruce Hellman (Main Stage speaker)
CEO & founder, uMotif

“Thank you for inviting Azoi to WIRED Health. [We] made some interesting connections and benefited from some very useful insight and guidance from key people within the industry in the UK. We very much enjoyed the day. So thank you and congratulations on putting together a great day.”
Toby Walsh (Startup Stage speaker)
Azoi Inc.

“Your team excelled themselves, it was a great event and your contributions were clearly a huge part of that. I wish all event planners were as good as your team!”
Clementine Baig, on behalf of Ali Parsa (Main Stage speaker)
Babylon Partners

“I was just at WIRED Health which was a very well organized, standing-room only event — really first class in every way. Tons of press and lots of interesting speakers/thinkers. I’m sure the main WIRED event in October will be even grander and better.”
Sonny X Vu (Main Stage speaker)
CEO & founder, Misfit Wearables

“Our CEO, Daniel Ghinn wanted me to pass on his thanks to you and the team for a really interesting day […] I know he found it refreshing to see so much good science in a conference on health technology and the opportunity to see old friends and meet up with new people in healthcare innovation.”
Tessa Duggleby (delegate)
Global communications manager, Creation Healthcare

“I really enjoyed the day, I thought it was an excellent mix of presenters and topics.”
Dr George Brighton (delegate)
Core surgical trainee, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Torbay Hospital

WIRED HEALTH AGENDA

From helping humans to live longer and hacking our performance, to repairing the body and understanding the brain, WIRED Health explored the evolution of this critical sector.

Download the 2016 agenda here (PDF).

08.55 – 9.05 WELCOME
David Rowan & João Medeiros

09.10 – 09.45 THE THREAT OF EPIDEMICS
JIM O’NEILL, Review on Antimicrobial Resistance
JEREMY FARRAR, Wellcome Trust

09.50 – 10.45 UNLOCKING THE BRAIN
JOHN DONOGHUE, Wyss Center
GERO MIESENBÖCK, University of Oxford
VINCENT WALSH, UCL

10.50 – 11.05 DISRUPTING THE NHS
MAHIBEN MARUTHAPPU, NHS  Innovation Accelerator

11.05 – 11.40 BREAK

11.45 – 13.40 REDESIGNING MEDICINE
ALEJANDRO MADRIGAL, Anthony Nolan Research Institute
ANNA YOUNG, MakerHealth & MIT
LUCY MCRAE, Lucy McRae Studio
GERALDINE HAMILTON, Emulate
JOSE GOMEZ-MARQUEZ, MIT
ANDREW DAWOOD and JOSH STEPHENSON, Dawood & Tanner

13.40 – 14.45 LUNCH

14.50 – 15.25 HEALTHCARE ONLINE
JEN HYATT, Big White Wall
SHAFI AHMED, Medical Realities

15.30 – 15.45 THE AI DOCTOR
Speaker TBC
KYU RHEE, IBM

15.45  – 16.20 BREAK

16.25 – 17.00 GENOMICS
CRAIG VENTER, Human Longevity (by video link)
YE YIN, BGI Genomics

17.05 – 17.20 MEDICINE AT THE CELLULAR LEVEL
JO MOUNTFORD, University of Glasgow

17.25 – 18.00 FOOD AS MEDICINE
MOLLY MALOOF, MD
TIM SPECTOR, King’s College London

18.05 – 18.15 BUPA STARTUP STAGE WINNER
Announced by Bupa

18.20 – 18.25 FINAL WORD
David Rowan & João Medeiros

18.30 – 19.30 RECEPTION

 


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